|Bone: Suprascapular notch|
|Left scapula. Dorsal surface. (Sup. notch visible at top center.)|
|Gray's||subject #50 204|
This notch is converted into a foramen by the superior transverse ligament, and serves for the passage of the suprascapular nerve (but not its corresponding artery); sometimes the ligament is ossified.
- Photo of model at Waynesburg College skeleton2/scapularnotch
- Anatomy at PSU skel/scapula2
- Norman/Georgetown lesson1bonesofpostshoulder
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